Because of your generous gifts, we serve almost 100,000 visitors each year with outstanding historical and contemporary exhibitions, rich engagement programs, and life-changing artistic experiences.


Frye members enjoy outstanding benefits, including members-only events and programs, discounts on lectures and purchases at the Museum Store, and more, all while sustaining critical arts education programs provided to our community.


At any given time, 50+ volunteers are committed to the Frye, its mission and its visitors. We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities to fit with a range of experiences and commitment levels.


View a list of current employment opportunities at the Frye.

During their lifetime, Charles and Emma Frye opened their home to the public in order to share their art collection with the community. In the spirit of their generosity, the Museum welcomes community involvement in all that we do.

School & Families Partners

Seattle Children's Theatre

Washington Art Education Association

Nepantla Cultural Arts

Bureau of Fearless Ideas

Seattle Housing Authority


Fran's Chocolates

Five Senses

Botanical Colors

Seattle Architecture Foundation

Cupcake Royale

Visual Thinking Strategies

Virginia Mason


Public Engagement Partners

King County Library System

Path with Art

Black Farmers Collective

Island Soul

Dance Church

Ariel Media

The Williams Project

Visual AIDS


Creative Aging Partners

UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center

South East Seattle Senior Center

Memory Hub

Seattle Public Library

Age Friendly Seattle

Edmonds Center for the Arts

Sound Generations

Aging Wisdom

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Methow at Home

Greenwood Community Center